Datapoint Cape Verdean Creole of São Vicente/Experiencer constructions with ‘fear’

Values

Experiencer is subject, 'fear' is non-verbal Frequency: 87.5%

Example 32-109:
Es sintí med.
Es
3pl
sintí
feel
med.
fear
They were afraid.
Portuguese: Sentiram medo.

Source: Swolkien 2012

Example 32-110:
No ta k'med.
No
1pl
ta
cop
k
com
med.
fear
We are afraid.
Portuguese: Estamos com medo.

Source: Swolkien 2012

Confidence:
Very certain

'Fear' is subject, experiencer is oblique Frequency: 12.5%

Example 32-111:
Med dá na es.
Med
fear
give
na
on
es.
3pl
They became overcome by fear.
Portuguese: Ficaram com medo.

Source: Swolkien 2012

Confidence:
Very certain